"But the standing toast
that pleased me most
Was, "The wind that blows,
the ship that goes,
And the lass that loves a sailor!"
"Lack of education is an extraordinary handicap when one is being offensive."
"Passionate hatred can give meaning and purpose to an empty life."
"Whenever you observe an animal closely, you feel as if a human being sitting inside were making fun of you."
"Too many of you, my friends, are dying. Now it's time for me to do my part and help you."
(died near her birthday)
, on launching fundraising for AIDS research
"When you're good at something, you'll tell everyone. When you're great at something, they'll tell you."
US football player
"It is not the challenge of dollars... it is the challenge of ideals and ideas! If the producers of pictures see only the dollarthen I believe those production efforts will fail."
Harry M. Warner
Polish film producer and Warner Brother
(brother of Jack L. Warner)
"Hits are for squares."
US guitarist (Sonic Youth)
"In comedy, you have to be unafraid to hang from the tree branch naked in the high wind and you have to be absolutely unafraid to look ridiculous and silly."
US actor (Friends)
"The pain is very painful."
Brazilian football player
"Making a film is like going down a mineonce you've started you bid a metaphorical goodbye to the daylight and the outside world for the duration."
"After all, even iconoclasts only exist with respect to that which they destroy."
English singer, songwriter, guitarist (Fleetwood Mac)